Temporary Law Library Jobs Available in Washington, DC! (Washington, DC)

Are you an experienced law librarian with the skills to match? Are you available for temporary work during the summer months? If so, this Temporary Law Library job might be a great fit for you! Special Counsel is seeking qualified library candidates with prior law firm exposure and an MLS/MLIS degree to support a top tier firm’s library collection on a temporary basis.


compensation: $20-25/hr.
employment type: contract

Daily responsibilities will include:• Performing legal reference and research using a variety of databases and websites
• Handling document delivery and interlibrary loans
• Updating, monitoring, and editing research pages on firm website
• Assisting all levels of staff in handling reference requests
• Flexibility to participate in projects and initiatives as needed

Successful candidates will possess the following:
• MLS/MLIS degree required
• A minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a firm’s library department
• Proficiency with Westlaw and LexisNexis preferred; knowledge of Bloomberg terms a plus
• Ability to interact with internal and external clients
• Ability to handle multiple tasks in a high-paced environment
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong attention to detail

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled